Curtiss-Wright is looking for a Planner to join our Industrial Division at our state-of-the-art facility by Bournemouth Airport.
As a key member of the production, planning team you will be responsible for achieving internal and external service levels satisfying total demands and ensuring efficient utilization of available resources.
You will have a proven production / manufacturing background, outstanding communication skills and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.
Ensuring that all Production Works Orders are raised on-time, free of shortages and are closed and purged on a daily basis
Representing customers needs to ensure the organization is aware of these with regard to delivery and product needs
Interacting with dispatch and invoicing to ensure timely dispatch of goods is possible
Monitoring and maintain parts availability minimizing shortages and maintaining build schedules across internal and external supplier base
Ensuring processes are followed that main accurate records and traceability
Conducting activities in line with the organizations Quality and Health & Safety requirements at all times
Supporting supply chain through analytical control and updating of data / plans in relation to materials, cell resource, operation and inventory activity.
Interacting with various departments ensuring high levels of efficiency and effectivity
Working within operating budgets, achieving cost effectiveness savings where possible
Suggesting, implementing and driving solutions to improve the manufacturing system when needed
Knowledge and experience of production planning, operations & manufacturing and quality control principles
Experience with and a demonstrable knowledge of MRP and inventory control system(s)
Team player with good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate confidently with all levels across the business
Ability to liaise between all teams to ensure effective and efficient use of resources
A minimum of three years' experience in a production control environment
Basic understanding of MRP and inventory control systems
Strong communication skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Strong organization and problem-solving skills; a strong team player.
Excellent computer skills including advanced work and excel.
This position may require exposure to information which is subject to export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the UK / EU through completion of a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) application.
In the event information provided on the BPSS application reveals ineligibility to access US export controlled information, any offer of employment may be withdrawn.